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Private 180 Acre Estate

Bedrooms 6
Half Baths1
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

A Unique Property Just Under 40 Min From Downtown Ottawa, Canada's Capital

A 6 bedroom home, with 3 baths. Fully winterized with 2 large fireplaces. The 2 main bathrooms with showers are both located on the 2nd floor where there are 2 bedrooms and a loft bedroom. The main floor has a 1/2 bath, a small bedroom and the main living / dining area

Sauna, outdoor hot tub are on a walkout from the lower floor where there are 2 bedrooms and a large living area as well . Hosted several small weddings for up to 60 people.

sleeps 12 comfortably but there are 2-3 queen sized air mattresses to accommodate up to 15

More Details

Property Manager
Owner/Property Manager
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 17, 2018

About Owner/Property Manager

Professional in the city of Ottawa

I have lived here for several months at a time but split living accommodations with a home in Ottawa

Owner/Property Manager purchased this estate in 1990

Why Owner/Property Manager chose Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais Regional County Municipality

This is a unique property that we have rented over the years to rave reviews. Because we are not using it as much as in the past, we are renting it from time to time to select clients

What makes this estate unique

The unique features are the perfectly serene environment. The proximity to the big city with a total feel of being away in nature. No noise except for nature surrounding you


Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais Regional County Municipality Estate Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • estate
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available ...
  • Dialup Access
  • Fireplace
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - on 2nd floor
    Bathroom 2 - on 2nd floor
    Bathroom 1 - on main floor
  • 2.5
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , master bedroom on 2nd floor...full bathroom, walking shower,
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2nd floor with adding full bath with walkin shower, no tub
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , cat walk from mezzanine floor to small but private area
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , samll bedroom on the main floor with 1/2 bath next to it
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , large bedroom in basement with walkout to sauna and hot tub
    Bedroom 6 - 1 queen , next to a larger downstairs bedroom with same sauna/hottub
  • King size beds (1) MASTER BEDROOM 2ND FLOOR, Queen size Beds (1) 4 QUEEN BEDS 2 UPPER AND 2 ON LOWER FLOOR, Double Beds (1) 1 ON MAIN FLOOR
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • alternative lifestyle
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling


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average rating of 4.285714 based on 7 reviews

Loved it!!!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our morning swims on the private lake. The kitchen is well equipped. A wonderful space for a family get together!

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gorgeous location and so much of the space.

  • 4 of 5

Loved the land, view, main floor, main bedrooms, appliances, hot tub, saüna. There were some sweet and thoughtful touches, coffee beans, shampoo in the bathrooms and a few surprising incongruities.

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ottawa, ON

Thanksgiving thanks

  • 5 of 5

Two families gathered together at this beautiful lake home to celebrate Thanksgiving. We swam in the private lake, hiked on the home's private trails and cooked our turkey in the exceptionally well equipped kitchen. The home is a work of art and we loved every minute of our visit.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Vancouver, BC, CANADA

Idyllic Setting for Love, Laughter, and Lasting Connections

  • 5 of 5

The perfect setting to exchange our vows, my husband and I brought our families together to celebrate on a gorgeous, sunny Sunday afternoon. Everyone knew that the place was in the countryside, no surprises there, and we advised all our guests to wear comfortable shoes and dress as fancy as they’d like for the day. I preferred to keep things simply beautiful - we decorated with wild flowers found along the path - my husband and I walked barefoot, hand in hand, up the stairs from the lake. That morning we relaxed by the lake, accompanied by dragonflies and the tall trees. We settled in, our stress drifted away, and we we’re positively rejuvenated for our big day.

Our hosts made sure we knew where all the amenities were located. They gave clear directions on how to use each major appliance, where the remotes were kept, where to find extra bedding, towels, etc. The gorgeous kitchen and dining area lends itself to sumptuous feasts. The master bedroom is particularly stunning – private balcony over-looking the forest down to the lake, elegant furnishings, California-King bed, and private 3-piece washroom combine to create the essence of luxury.

We hosted as many family members as the house could hold, comfortably - 30 of us altogether, with food served buffet-style and cake and champagne enjoyed on the patio. Our immediate family stayed overnight in the luxurious guest bedrooms. We relaxed in the hot tub, canoed around the lake, listened to the loons call (whoa! Truly a Canadian experience) then took in the silent serenity of the space after all our guests left. Being so far from the city lights, we revelled in the awesome view of the night sky.

It was everything I could have dreamed of for the perfect “destination wedding”. We highly recommend the space to potential clients who want to get away from the city and live like kings and queens for a few magical moments. Thank you for opening your home to us – we’re planning to bring our families together again next summer, making it a lasting tradition!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2013
  • Stayed: June 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great for reunions

  • 5 of 5

We rented this cottage for a family reunion and had 3 generations and 18 people stay. There are beds for 12 and teenagers stayed on the ample floor space in the basement level.

The cottage is very well decorated and with lots seating. Magnificent views of the private late surrounded by majestic trees and mountains. The owner was very easy to reach and quickly returned any calls. The photos don't do justice to this cottage. I would recommend this one especially with the proximity to Wakefield and the Gatineau Park. Everyone was impressed. It is quite high up so I wouldn't recommend it for families with young children. I hope it is still available next year. Thanks

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2013
  • Stayed: August 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hawkestone, Ontario

Idyllic setting, exquisite quiet, living with the best of nature

  • 5 of 5

A group of 8 women spent a lovely week in this beautiful environment. The well-equipped kitchen, huge deck, and majestic indoor dining area set the scene for festive mealtimes. The huge living room with its comfy furniture and superb fireplace were perfect for wine and conversation. The outdoor living spaces provided for both private times as well as large group gatherings. Being right at treetop level with gorgeous vistas over the lake and forests was stunning.

Besides our daily hikes in Gatineau Park, we took full advantage of the private lake with lots of swimming, kayaking, and paddleboating. The lakeside deck was a bonus spot for either peaceful times or afternoon happy hour.

The wild card in our week was that a massive storm hit the area right before we arrived resulting in no power for a bit of our stay. The hosts were hugely accommodating to ensure our comfort and it only added to our time together - 'glamping' at its best. How rare is it to live in style in the middle of a Canadian wilderness? We felt very fortunate to have spent our week in this incredible setting.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2013
  • Stayed: July 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Ottawa International Airport
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Nearest Train
30 Miles
Ottawa Train Station
Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Nearest Beach
Private Lake
Car: necessary

This Is A Perfect Setting For A Large Family

Very Private

Wonderful Lake No Motor Boats, Great Swimming, Canoeing, Kayaking

Several Km Of Private Trails For Walking/ Xcountry Skiing/ Snow Shoeing. This property is set in nature. There are no manicured lawns. There is sereneness that is rarely found elsewhere. This is not a property for the disabled unfortunately because the property is very hilly and the house has many stairs. There are 100 steps down to the waterfront.

There is a long lane way from Kalalla Road ( about 1000 feet) and in the winter, a 4 wheel drive is preferred. Summer tires will not get you up there in the winter. It is regularly plowed but cannot guarantee that, when there is a winter storm.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $230.73
Refundable Damage Deposit $769.11

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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